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Vienenburg 35th Anniversary Trip

Not long to go now before we head to Vienenburg for this much-anticipated visit. Travelling from Inverness with KLM at the embarrassingly-friendly time of 1.30pm is something no one would have forecast all those years ago. Anyway, all arrangements are in place – except that we plan to do a couple of rehearsals over the…
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AGM 2019 Notice

Under the new arrangements which we made at last year’s AGM, this is formal notice to members and others that this year’s AGM will take place in the Courtroom of the Tolbooth at 7.30pm on Wednesday, 22nd May.The agenda for the meeting will be sent out next week. Can I encourage as many of you…
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35th Anniversary of the Forres-Vienenburg Twinning Association

This will be celebrated in Vienenburg during the second week-end in September. A goodly number of Forresians have already booked their seats on the KLM flight out of Inverness on Thursday, 12th September, returning the following Wednesday. Among the events arranged is a visit to the Volkswagen complex in Wolfsburg.Anyone out there who might be…
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Vienenburg Footballers return in May

The last week in May will see the return of Vienenburg’s finest young footballers. A group of 36 – 23 boys and 13 adults will arrive in the early hours of Wednesday, 29th May. The boys of JSG Harly will once more take on the might of Forres Soccer 7s in Grant Park on Friday,…
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Round 2 – Quiz Night

Quiz Night

More than 50 people attended our Quiz Night on Wednesday 7th November  in the Red Lion Lounge. The first round was a bit out of the ordinary with the challenge being to identify five mystery objects kindly loaned for the evening by Anne Owen from the Falconer Museum. Nobody got them all right but a…
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Annual Quiz Night

On Wednesday, November 7th we are hosting another Quiz Night in the Red Lion on Tolbooth Street. The first round will be a wee bit different. Anne Owen from the Falconer Museum’s staff has offered to do a round based on identifying some unusual artifacts from the museum’s collection. Apparently, rounds of this nature can…
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Visit to Vienenburg next September

Finally, the dates for next year’s trip to Vienenburg have now been fixed. The official celebration of our 35-year-old partnership will take place on either Friday 13th September or Saturday 14th September. That means that our group will presumably arrive in Vienenburg by Thursday 12th at the latest and leave at the earliest by Sunday…
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